07/06/15 3:26pm

Alexandria Aces fans at 2014 home opener at frank Mann field in Alexandria, VA

As we told you here, June 2015 was the second-wettest month on record for Alexandria, Virginia. As such, that rain has wreaked havoc on the Alexandria Aces 2015 schedule. The Aces have released an updated schedule for the remainder of July to work in previously canceled and/or suspended games.

The Aces remain in contention for one of six Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League playoff slots and they play decent baseball for a GREAT price! So get out and catch a game! I will see you at Frank Mann Field!

07/06/15 1:34pm

Del Ray Artisans gallery, Sept 2014
Choose your workshops!

Via Del Ray Citizens, welcome to Del Ray Artisans’ version of summer camp for grown-ups! Workshops are going on now through July 17. Register for as many workshops as you want!

For more information and registration information, visit this link.

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(Flickr Pool photo by Del Ray Artisans, on Flickr)

07/06/15 12:55pm

City of Alexandria Police Department
The Alexandria Police Department (APD) has made two arrests in a robbery that occurred at the Verizon Wireless store located in the 800 block of S. Washington Street on June 25, 2015.

William Nolan, 20, of Forest Heights, MD, was arrested on June 28, 2015. Ronnie Ingram, 21, of Forest Heights, MD, was arrested on July 2, 2015. Nolan and Ingram were both charged with Robbery, Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony and Abduction.

Around 7:00 PM on June 25, the suspects approached the store clerk and brandished a handgun. The suspects forced the clerk into another room and stole numerous phones before fleeing the scene. The clerk was not injured.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Detective Michael Whelan at 703.746.6228.

(Photo by Cliff, on Flickr)

07/06/15 12:47pm

Flooding at Braddock Road & North West Street in the Braddock Road Metro neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia
June 2015 was the second-wettest month on record for Alexandria. Multiple storms produced rainfall faster than storm drains could handle flow, resulting in some ground flooding and sewer backups.  The City of Alexandria has worked to resolve issues as soon as possible when they involve City infrastructure.  However, many issues on private property are simply the result of too much rain. The City urges residents to take necessary precautions to prevent flooding and sewer backups when possible.


07/06/15 11:36am


Monday, July 6, 2015

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